Are antibiotic stewardship strategies in community hospitals feasible?
from Infectious Disease Advisor
According to results published in JAMA Network Open of a study that tested the feasibility and results of two antimicrobial stewardship and intervention strategies, only post-prescription audit and review was both feasible and effective in settings with limited resources. The strategies tested targeted vancomycin hydrochloride, piperacillin-tazobactam and the antipseudomonal carbapenems.
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